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Overview of Olympic Hotel

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Indoor Spa Tub
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Premium bedding, pillowtop beds, in-room safe, individually decorated
Premium bedding, pillowtop beds, in-room safe, individually decorated

Olympic Hotel

3 out of 5

3.5/5 Good

Guests rated this property 3.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Gym
  • Business services

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays

Explore the area

    Popular LocationKimironko Market19 min walk
    Popular LocationKigali Arena8 min drive
    Popular LocationStade Amahoro10 min drive
    AirportKigali (KGL-Kigali Intl.)21 min drive

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Deluxe Single Room, 1 Bedroom, Non Smoking, City View

  • 215 sq ft
  • City view
  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Double Bed

Luxury Suite, 1 Bedroom, Smoking, City View

  • 1615 sq ft
  • City view
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 King Bed

Deluxe Double Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, City View

  • 269 sq ft
  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Deluxe Twin Room

  • 296 sq ft
  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Twin Beds

About this area

Kigali

Located in Kigali, Olympic Hotel is in the mountains and on the boardwalk. Inema Art Center and Presidential Palace Museum are cultural highlights, and travelers looking to shop may want to visit Union Trade Center. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Kigali Arena or Stade Amahoro. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including whale-watching.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Kimironko Market - 19 min walk
  • Rwanda Development Board - 7 min drive
  • Kigali Arena - 8 min drive
  • Stade Amahoro - 10 min drive
  • Kigali Golf Club - 15 min drive

Getting around

  • Kigali (KGL-Kigali Intl.) - 20 min drive

Restaurants

  • Olympic Restaurant — 1 min walk
  • Pili pili — 4 min drive
  • Brioche — 6 min drive
  • Sakae — 6 min drive
  • Sol e Luna — 7 min drive

About this property

Olympic Hotel

Family-friendly hotel with 2 spa tubs and full-service spa
A full-service spa, a restaurant, and a 24-hour health club are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free WiFi in public areas, a free area shuttle, and a free manager's reception are also provided. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a coffee shop/café, and a snack bar/deli are onsite. All 28 individually decorated rooms provide free WiFi, free wired Internet, and pillowtop beds. Comforts include premium bedding and pillow menus, and guests will also find conveniences like washers/dryers and dining areas.
Olympic Hotel offers 28 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature washers/dryers and safes. These individually decorated and furnished accommodations have separate dining areas and include day beds. Pillowtop beds feature premium bedding. A pillow menu is available. 24-inch flat-screen televisions come with premium satellite channels and pay movies. Rooms have partially open bathrooms. Bathrooms include showers, bathrobes, slippers, and complimentary toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary newspapers, as well as phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and ceiling fans. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

2 spa tubs are on site. Other recreational amenities include a 24-hour health club and a sauna.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Guests can pamper themselves with a trip to the onsite spa, which has 3 treatment rooms. Services include body scrubs, body treatments, and manicures and pedicures. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy, hydrotherapy, and reflexology. The spa is equipped with a mud bath, a sauna, a spa tub, and a steam room.

The spa is open daily. Children under 17 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision. Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Property is disinfected with electrostatic spray
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Guest accommodations are sealed after cleaning

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Extended parking on site (surcharge)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • Free offsite parking
  • Free area shuttle

Food and drink

  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/café
  • 1 bar
  • Free daily reception
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Things to do

  • 24-hour health club
  • 2 spa tubs
  • Access to nearby health club
  • Aerobics classes
  • Full-service spa
  • Playground
  • Sauna
  • Shopping
  • Steam room

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Free area shuttle
  • Free children's club
  • Free supervised childcare/activities
  • Laundry facilities
  • Playground
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Separate dining area
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Washer/dryer

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Banquet hall
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • Library
  • No elevators
  • Reception hall
  • Vending machine
  • Water dispenser

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Free grocery shopping service
  • Hair salon
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Swahili

Business services

  • 24-hour business center
  • Computer station
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference center (6028 square feet of space)

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace

Spa

  • 3 treatment rooms
  • Aromatherapy
  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Hydrotherapy
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massages
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Mud bath
  • Reflexology
  • Sauna
  • Spa open daily
  • Spa tub
  • Steam room

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Braille signage
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Shared microwave
  • Shared refrigerator
  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Ceiling fan
  • Day bed
  • Pillow menu
  • Pillow-top mattress
  • Premium bedding
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Bathroom (partially open)
  • Free toiletries
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 24-inch flat-screen TV
  • Pay movies
  • Premium channels
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Dining room
  • Free bottled water

More

  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Free newspapers
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Separate sitting area
  • Slippers
  • Turndown service
  • Washer and dryer

Similar properties

The average per-night price is based on the lowest price found within the past 24 hours for the next 30 nights. All prices include taxes and fees and are based on a 1-night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 8:00 AM
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! One child 12 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 20.0 per night

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

The charges below are included in your overall room price:

  • New Year's Eve gala dinner fee
  • Christmas Eve gala dinner fee

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 20.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a security system, and a first aid kit

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport; guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
A fee for a mandatory Christmas Eve gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on 24 December
A fee for a mandatory New Year's Eve gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on 31 December
One child 12 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
Children under 17 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision
Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa

Property is also known as

Olympic Hotel Kigali
Olympic Kigali
Olympic Hotel Hotel
Olympic Hotel Kigali
Olympic Hotel Hotel Kigali

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Olympic Hotel and receive a full refund?
Yes, Olympic Hotel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Olympic Hotel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Olympic Hotel?
As of Apr 20, 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Olympic Hotel on Apr 24, 2021 start from $48, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is Olympic Hotel pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Olympic Hotel?
There is free parking nearby.
What time is check-in at Olympic Hotel?
Check-in begins at 8:00 AM.
What time is check-out at Olympic Hotel?
Check-out is at 11 AM.
Where is Olympic Hotel located?
Located on the boardwalk, this family-friendly hotel is within 6 mi (10 km) of Inema Art Center, Kigali Convention Centre, and Presidential Palace Museum. Ivuka Arts Kigali and Kigali Genocide Memorial Centre are also within 9 mi (15 km).

Overall score and ratings

3.5

Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 3 out of 8 reviews
5 - Excellent 38%
Rating 4 - Good. 2 out of 8 reviews
4 - Good 25%
Rating 3 - Okay. 1 out of 8 reviews
3 - Okay 13%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 8 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 2 out of 8 reviews
1 - Terrible 25%

3.8/5

Cleanliness

3.8/5

Staff & service

2.5/5

Amenities

3.7/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Stayed 3 nights in Jan 2020

3/5 Okay

Liked: Staff & service
Disliked: Amenities
The staff is nice but the restaurant and breakfast service was not ok. *This place does not have shuttle, the welcome staff had to call a taxi for me (be aware or make your plans).
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2019

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 6 nights in Dec 2019

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2019

1/5 Terrible

Business traveler, Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
There wasn't no shuffling service , restaurant must be paid even i was already icluded in reservation
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2019

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